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Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Parents Struggle To Find Help For Troubled Children

In the wake of the Newtown shootings, parents are talking about the struggle to get mental health help for their children.

As WBUR’s Martha Bebinger reports, “we don’t know if the alleged Newtown gunman, Adam Lanza, had a mental illness. But we do have parents who take in details of his life and say, ‘please, help me make sure this doesn’t happen with my son.'”

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